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(male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> good morning. top stories we're working on this sunday, january 27th. a mother and her two year old child are shot while sitting in a car in menlo park. we'll have the latest underway. >> a nightclub fire kills more than 200 people and injures hundreds more in brazil. we'll show you the new video >> and we're just one week away now to super bowl 47. the niners versus the ravens. a live report from santa clara still ahead. good morning everyone. and thanks for joining us. >> i'm marty gonzalez. >> and i'm ysabel duron. >> we'll get to the top
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stories in just a moment. but first, let's get a quick check of your forecast with janu >> this mount pam cam is a gorgeous start with cloud coverage. 36 degrees for doctor's santa rosa, with 40's we are expecting a cooler day. 50s for the afternoon highs. 54 degrees in half moon bay. 50s in oakland, 53 degrees expected in the livermore valley. the room 55 and novado. mid '50s through vallejo. we will take a look at what we can
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expect for the workweek. >> developing news in cupertino this morning where a fire is burning at a cement plant. fire officials say it broke out around 5:40 a.m. at the lee-high hanson quarry. a loading truck caught fire, and now tires are smoldering. the lee-high plant was the site of tragedy in 20-11, when an employee shot and killed three people. >> in menlo park, a mother and her two year old son are in stable condition this morning after being hit by gunfire. police say the shooting is possibly gang related. gunshots were heard in the area of willow road and bayfront expressway around 7-45 last night. the victims though were found at a mc-donalds parking lot on university avenue. >> what we found were several shell casings. at the palo alto there were five people, with four adults and one the child.
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two of the people were shot inside of the car. the 21 year-old female and her two year-old child. it was on top of her lap. at this point of the victim's art at stanford hospital in stable condition. my understanding is that the injuries or wounds to the leg. the mother also, has wound to the lake with stable conditions after none-life threatening injuries at this time. >> so far, no suspects are in custody. the vehicle they were in is described as a dark green 2000s model honda sedan. meantime, a second deadly shooting happened a short distance away on capitol avenue around 9 last night. but police say it appears to be un-related to the earlier incident. >> police in east palo alto are investigating a shooting that left a 21-year-old man dead last night. we have new video of the scene this morning.
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ting happened around 9 p.m. in the 22- hundred block of capitol avenue. officers found the victim dead at the scene. he has been identified as lamont coleman of east palo alto. right now, police do not have any suspects in custody. the countdown to the super bowl is about to hit its final stretch. we are just one week away from the big game. today. the team will leave the bay area and head to thekron 4's mike pelton joins us live outside niners headquarters in santa clara. good morning mike. >> good morning, the players have already entered, and parked. as they make their way towards new orleans they are just one week away from the super bowl. the next seven days will be practicing in new orleans.
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and also taking several fall. not everyone can go to new orleans that is why people are out. desperately trying to get an autograph. >> i brought out my sports illustrated to try to get an autograph. >> is pretty tough. >> you should have brought my son he's only 3 years old. he is sleeping. >> he did get this isaac signed but that probably does not help if i am hanging on to it so i'm going to give it back to him. loughner witi am surprisede gave it to you. thank you, mike pelton reporting live.
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>> what are you doing? >> these are my night vision goggles. to keep my eye on these weekends. >> who is going to take your wheat tense? [laughter] almost as big as the game. are the super bowl commercials. this one a wheat thins ad that was just leaked this weekend. and we all know these commercials don't come cheap to run on super bowl sunday. this year a 30 second spot costs a record four million dollars. -wheat (thins) -- commercial.. show us your niner pride as we get closer to the big game. here are some of the photos you've sent us.
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send in your photos. on our the kron 4 facebook page. or email them to us at breaking news at kron-four- dot-com. be sure to stay with kron 4 the super bowl in new orleans. we'll have a crew in the big easy and will bring you live updates. out kron-4-dot-com. as well as our facebook and twitter feeds. still to come, that deadly nightclub fire. there was only one way out of that building. >> this live look outside clear and blue skies. . (music) here you go little man.
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>> we are back at 8:10 at least 245 people are dead following a nightclub fire in southern brazil. you're looking at youtube video of the fire. officials say it broke out at a club in the city of santa maria while a band was performing. there are reports from military police the band's
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pyrotechnics started the blaze. at least 200 people haven also been injured. many in a panicked dash to the exits which were hard to find. the deadly event reminds us of a similar nightclub fire in rhode island in 2003. 100 people died in that incident. >> mass burials are being held in egypt today following violent protests that has left dozens of people dead. angry residents went on a rampage yesterday after a court handed down death sentences to almost two dozen fans involved in a deadly riot at a soccer game last year. here is video from that soccer game. the protests in the city of port said are the latest in a bout of unrest across the country that has left 48 people dead since friday. >> new this morning. police say a person ejected from a vehicle in oakland will probably not survive. a two car crash in the upper
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diamond neighborhood happened around 2 a.m. police have not released any identifying information about the victim. both cars were driving the speed limit, and police say alcohol was not a factor. however the cause of the crash is under investigation. newly posted youtube video is raising concerns about possible excessive use of force by san francisco police. take a look. it shows an officer agressively detaining a man. it happened just outside the 24th street bart station this past thursday. police say the man was fighting with another man prior to the recording. they say the man in the video walked away from officers when they told him to stop. >> use of force is never pretty but california law does allow a law enforcement officers to use whatever an arrest. in this case you see the officers holding down the suspect until reenforcements arrive. >> police say although the video looks excessive, officers made the arrest by the book. the suspect was sighted for resisting arrest.
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>> another successful gun buyback event. how many weapons officials collected. >> this looklet's take a quick look outside this morning. janu has your forecast. well, well, well.
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and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for 1 year when you bundle tv and internet. rethink possible. >> the golden gate bridge look italia it is out there. ", pristine and no traffic. look at how beautiful-it is out there. [laughter] >> gorges, plenty of sunshine. with clear skies and it is chilly. with cool air recent santa rosa. gorgeous. low 40's in the
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south bay. as we go for 10:00 a.m., 40's. widespread 50s and that is where the highs are headed once again. just a few degrees cooler. by 8:00 p.m., still a cool evening expected with 40's and even 30's. taking a look at those numbers with mid-50s today. 55 and campbell. 56 degrees expected in san jose. 50s through livermore, danville, 50s for the east bayshore. downtown san francisco and mid-50s for petaluma, novado. 50s expected in santa rosa. as we take a look at satellite & radar. not much moisture but still
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cool air. mild conditions but plenty of sunshine in store. >> the c h p has been issued for the northbound 280 the freeway is littered with debris. on knownot known how may people have been involved with one car that was caught fire after rolling over. three lanes are closed. meanwhile,the grace period is over. starting today, officers in san francisco will now ticket cars at expired meters. on january 6th the city initiated parking meter charges on sundays between noon and 6 p-m. but up until now, officers
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have only given out warnings at expired meters. now parkers run the risk of a ticket that will cost between 62 and 72 dollars. >> a large turnout saturday at a gun buyback event in san mateo county. it was so successful organizers had to open the gates early to keep cars from blocking traffic. those who turned in their rifle, handgun or shotgun were given 100 dollars. 200-dollars were given for assault weapons. congresswoman jackie spier hopes the gun buyback leads to less crime. but critics have long argued that there is a lack of evidence to prove that. >> for every one gone we take off the street is one less potential for a death, murder. >> officials also collected a 100 and 300 round capacity magazines, a sawed-off shotgun and a street sweeper revolver. r all told, more than 63- thousand dollars was handed out at saturday's event. more than 700 firearms. including 24 assault weapons, 338 hand guns and 371 long guns were collected. the san mateo county sheriff's office will issue
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final numbers on monday. >> from san francisco to capitol hill. thousands of people took to the streets all across the nation saturday in support of president obama's gun control initiatives as well as new measures introduced on capitol hill. chris mozingo introduces us washington calling on congress to support the new proposals. >> we need to be heard. >> reporter: lori bennett is not accustomed to events like this. this is her first demonstration. >> "newtown just tore my heart out. honestly didn't feel this emotional since 9- 11." >> reporter: marching behind a banner that says, "when we stand together, we stand a chance". some demonstrators targeted the n-r-a with their signs, while others held up names of gun violence victims. across the street, a counterdemonstration.
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dick heller was there. >> "it's a dangerous city when people are disarmed." >> reporter: both rallies come a day after vice president joe biden hit the road to promote the president's plan for new firearm laws. several high-powered speakers addressed the crowd at the gun control march. but perhaps the most powerful testimony came from colin goddard. a survivor of the 2007 massacre at virginia tech. >> "we need to challenge any politician who thinks it's easier to ask an elementary school teacher to stand up to a gunman with an ar-15, than it is to ask them to stand up to a gun lobbyist with a checkbook." (cheers & applause) >> reporter: the independent firearm owners association president says gun violence won't be solved with a ban. >> "what is going to be the impact on the future ban of those magazines and guns on criminals or crazy people? zero. nada." >> reporter: but lori bennett hopes for better odds than that. >> "the bottom line is, we can't prevent all the violence, but if adam lanza went into that school without all those bullets, lives would've been saved." >> reporter: chris mozingo,
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kron 4 news. >> casey antony is now broke. she was acquitted in 2011 for killing her two year-old daughter in florida. >> we do have a bright, blue skies and breezy conditions. (music) ♪
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>> casey antony. filed for bankruptcy. she is claiming $1,000 in assets. and $792,000 in debt. they list
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her has no income. fundraiser next month. thousand for attorney fees and costs for her criminal defense lawyer. court papers list anthony as unemployed, with no recent income. >> a shocking case of animal cruelty has been uncovered in new york. authorities have removed dozens of dead cats and many more live ones from a home upstate. the gruesome discovery was made at a house near the catskill mountains. police rescued 99 live cats from the house. they found five dead cats and 62-kittens in a freezer at the residence. animal rescue officials say they've never seen anything like it. the house has now been condemned. >> chicken wing lovers can breathe easy -- there will be enough wings for your super bowl gathering this year. rumor of a chicken wing shortage left some snackers in a panic. last summer's drought pushed corn and feed prices up and
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one percent fewer birds were bred. as a result, wings are 14 last year. but the national chicken council estimates more than a billion wings will be eaten during next week's game. super bowl sunday is the second biggest day of the year for chicken wings. the first is thanksgiving day. am i was thinking that it is perhaps better to pay more for chicken wings than to pay for a super bowl ticket. still to come, we have more super bowl coverage including some new advertisements. and we will take thislet's take a quick look outside this morning. plenty of sunshine.
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>> just a glimpse of some of those commercials like godaddy a super bowl ad for 30 seconds is $4 million doallars.
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million dollars. despite being a football fan, president obama says he might not let his daughters play the game. the dangers of football are becoming better known. earlier this month, linebacker junior say-ow's family sued the n-f-l. they claim football caused brain trauma that resulted in his suicide. now, the president says he believes the game will have to change over time to protect players. he also says he worries more about younger players than those in the n-f-l. scientists say football players are three to four times more likely to die from brain diseases. tens of thousands of pro- life demonstrators descended on downtown san francisco saturday. they were opposing roe versus wade. the historic supreme court case that gave women the right to an abortion. this week marked the 40th anniversary of that decision. decades later, controversy from that decision continues. >> across the country 70% of people believe in row, so i'm optimistic we're gonna continue to move forward. it was 1973 when the supreme court recognized a woman's right to choose an abortion. this sea of people believe a medical decision should be made between a woman and her doctor.and say they each have to do their part to protect that choice. >> we have to keep
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defending row and defending the rights of women to make their own decisions on their bodies legally, but there's also a more profound fight about access and affordability and insurance coverage and about making sure that people especially in rural areas have access to it. >> reporter: advocates say the threat in the state of california is services, and preserving those services under the budget. as they take to the streets and defend their right, they think about other states that are not as fortunate. >> we can't expect other states where choices are more threatened than it is here in california, if we aren't willing to take to the streets and defend. >> reporter: access to contraception is an issuesomething sandra fluke says both sides should >> even people that have disagreements about abortion access. we should all be able to make sure that women have access to the that they can choose when to start their families.
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>> reporter: while that pro choice group of people gathered at justin herman plaza, tens of thousands of pro-lifers filled civic center. these people say "let god plan parenthood". they want to 'stop abortions'. they believe life starts at conceptionlauren and scott frybarger are expecting their first child and say god gave them the gift of life and they're embracing it. >> all life is a precious gift from god and i think that god has blessed me with this child so it would be selfish if i destroy that innocent life that he's blessed me with. >> reporter: marching down market streetsome with children in tow feel life is beautiful, and each one is a blessing. >> every baby deserves to live. because you can't see a baby doesn't mean they are not human. human life starts at conception, and god has commanded us to respect life until our natural death and not interfere with that. we pray that will happen in our country one day. >> we're here to save the innocent lives of babies because they're being brutally murdered.
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>> reporter: this is a very sensitive topic. after 40 years the debate on both sides continues. these rallies were set at different times at separate locations in the city. at no time did they cross paths. alecia reid kron 4 news. >> of this advertising banner lead to a power outage in san francisco. >> plenty of blue skies but great skiing still from what we understand.
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accident at the 1 0 1/280. get an update on the forecast from john ijanu >> a beautiful morning. a bit breezy. and a bit cooler compared to yesterday. warming up nicely. 30's and santa rosa. as well as it down the peninsula. as we go towards 10:00 a.m., 40's. 50s by noon. slightly cooler compared to yesterday. 40's and even 30's in portions of the south bay. for the afternoon highs 50s through sunnyvale. and palo alto. the east bay inland valleys. mid '50s along the delta and
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changes along the east bayshore. ocean beach, 50s and also made 50s for the north bay. as we take a look at the satellite and radar. still cool air ushering and. but it looks like we are going to stay clear of that moisture. we are expecting a gradual warming. 60s back on the board with plenty of sunshine throughout the week. those blows will drop down to freezing again. >> we have heard plenty about colin kaepernick. now, this was a different type of ball. >> wreck and resell kaepernick had two children. they lost two children and
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then they -- the parents of colin kaepernick had two children, or regionally. however, after losing them to heart complications they decided to adopt. >> he was always competitive, and he played until he won. >> one colin kaepernick was 4 years old, they moved from wisconsin to california. they make time for their kids. >> between rick and i we promised that we would get them to where they needed to be. >> i always have that experience and wanted to do things. and might friends would say do you want to go play golf with me? and i
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would say that i would have to go and play baseball with my son or take my >> that paid off. even having the major leagues wanting to draft pam but he knew he was destined for football. he wrote a letter in the fourth grade. finally he got a scholarship offer. so he took that. and he ran with a bat >> it was like he set a goal for himself. he has been able to stay focused on that and no matter what people say i think that sometimes people say that if you cannot he did. >> 2011, colin kaepernick was drafted to the 49ers as
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a second string quarterback behind alex smith. . and the playoffs is where he made n f l history. >> and as a tidbit. he went to san jose state and we do not think that they needed them. i bet they are throwing a party. >> this craze continues local residents showing that they are baking sweeps and hot dogs here is local locals had to say about their fan favorite. >> anytime report no. 7 on them they are going on like wildfire. any time we put no. 7 on them, they are:like
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wild fire. you would never think that we would be noticed for anything from this small town. >> those hot dogs have been selling like crazy and the 49ers are getting ready on sunday. 70,000 residents are going to be glued to the tube. the golden state warriors have taken on the milwaukee bucks in the second night of a back to back. unfortunately for the warriors they lost saturday 102-to-109. this was only the second time the two teams have met since the warriors traded monta ellis. against his old team.
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>> a movie about the last day in the life oscar grant has been awarded two top prizes at the sundance film festival. grant was shot and killed by bart police officer johannes mehserle back on new year's day in 2009. the film called "fruitvale" picked up two awards for dramatic film at sundance.
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kron four's vicki liviakis was at sundance. and says the movie created quite a buzz. >> 1 hot ticket is fruitvalle the killing of oscar grant. it is the day that led up to his killing. we caught up to the director. >> the story follows them on the last day of his life. at sundance, fruitvalle was just picked up by a distributor for $2.5 million. not bad. >> actor and author george ta-kay has released his latest book. ta-kay is probably best known for his role as mr. sulu in the "star trek" television series and movies. but he's also very popular on social media web sites. with more than a half million followers on twitter and more than three million likes on his facebook page. takei's book is a humorous take on social media. and he's got a funny story
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about the book's title called, "oh my! there goes the internet". >> i have made that my signature is a common phrase but he got it on tape. and if anybody says something about reache and something-outrs --. among why not? [laughter] though he's known online for his sense of humor, he says the internet can be used for serious purposes. takei says he became fluent in social media to build interest in his broadway play. it's about the internment of japanese americans during world war two. still to come on kron 4 news weekend we will check in on the die-hard 49ers fans. >> the live look outside
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(male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> top stories we're working on this sunday, january 27th. a fire at a cement plant in cupertino continues to burn this morning. we'll have details on what we know coming up. >> a nightclub fire kills more than 200 people and injures hundreds more in brazil. we'll show you the new video in this morning. >> and we're just one week away now to super bowl 47. the niners versus the ravens. a live report from santa clara still ahead. good morning everyone. and thanks for joining us. >> i'm marty gonzalez. >> and i'm ysabel duron. we'll get to the top stories in just a moment. but first, let's get a quick check of your forecast with janu arasu >> chilly but beautiful.
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these clear skies have let that cold air settled in. taking a look at the afternoon plenty of sunshine and breezy. taking a look at current temperatures. things are slowly starting to warm up. mid-40s for livermore and antioch. as we take a look through your afternoon highs 56 to active in livermore. and 57 degrees expected in the north bay. 50s through novado. and 54 degrees expected for downtown san francisco. if you're going to lake tahoe? the chance of it tomorrow but partly sunny conditions.
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we will take a look at your full forecast. >> develop a news indeveloping news in cupertino this morning where a fire is burning at a cement plant. fire officials say it broke out around 5:40 a.m. at the lee-high hanson quarry. a loading truck caught fire, and now tires are smoldering. the lee-high plant was the site of tragedy in 20-11, when an employee shot and killed three people. >> in menlo park, a mother and her two year old son are in stable condition this morning after being hit by gunfire. police say the shooting is possibly gang related. gunshots were heard in the area of willow road and bayfront expressway around 7-45 last night. the victims though were found at a mc-donalds parking lot on university avenue. >> so what they found were several shell casings. it was apparent that it occurred here. we located a
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vehicle that had five people, five adults -- if there were for adults and one child. one was a female a 21 year old. and her two year-old was also shot in the back seat. at this point the victim's are at stanford hospital and in stable condition. my understanding is that the injuries to the child our wounds to the leg, the head and also the mother hah shotgun wounds to the leg. none-life threatening injuries. so far, no suspects are in custody. the vehicle they were in is described as a dark green 2000s model honda sedan. police in east palo alto are investigating a shooting that left a 21-year-old man dead last night. we have new video of the scene this morning. the shooting happened around 9 p.m. in the 22-hundred block of capitol avenue. officers found the victim
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dead at the scene. he has been identified as lamont coleman of east palo alto. right now, police do not have any suspects in custody. >> turning our attention to the super bowl. just one week away. and they will be leaving for the bake easy final stretch. from the big game. today.the team will leave the bay area and head to the big easy. kron 4's mike pelton joins us live outside niners headquarters in santa clara. good morning mike. >> there was one man of that recently got an autograph on his helmet that is the only autograph so far. but that is not deterring fans. they would get ready to go to the
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report and go to new orleans. just one week away from the super bowl they will spend the next seven days and the orlean new orleansd calkins about harbaugh vs harbaugh, the will go to the big easy. but not everybody can make it to new orleans that is why these are here to show support. >> i want to start crying pot practical i think about it. -- >> what is the strategy of getting an autograph. >> to get here early. >> and to bring the kids. >> and as much as a lot of these fans would like to get autographs they are here to show support. to let the teams know that the 49ers are behind them. >> the gentleman that you
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are borrowing his hat he still only got that one of autograph. >> he is the only one here everyone else is trying to grab a player but so far, no lock. >> that is mike pelton live from santa clara, thank you. >> what are you doing? >> not night vision buffalo style wheat thins... [laughter] almost as big as the game. are the super bowl commercials. this one a wheat thins ad that was just leaked this weekend. un on super bowl sunday. this year a 30 second spot costs a record four million dollars. buffalo wheat thins...
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share and show us your niner pride as we get closer to the bighere are some of the photos you've sent us. send in your photos. on our the kron 4 facebook page. or email them to us at breaking news@kron4.com. be sure to stay with kron 4 as we follow the niners to the super bowl in new orleans. we'll have a crew in the big easy and will bring you live updates. for more information check out kron-4-dot-com. as well feeds. i was wondering how will tran.. is doing. >> coming of the deadly nightclub fire. >> this sig alert with northbound 101 near the 280 interchange. it is littered with debris. we will keep you updated.
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dead following a nightclub fire in southern brazil. police say there was only one way out of the building. officials say it broke out santa maria while a band was performing. there are reports from military police the band's pyrotechnics started the blaze. at least 200 people haven also been injured. many in a panicked dash to the exits which were hard to find. the deadly event reminds us of a similar nightclub fire in rhode island in 2003. 100 people died in that incident. >> mass burials are being held in egypt today following violent protests that has left dozens of people dead. angry residents went on a rampage yesterday after a court handed down death sentences to almost two dozen fans involved in a deadly riot at a soccer game last year. here is video from that soccer game. the protests in the city of port said are the latest in a bout of unrest across the country that has left 48 people dead since friday. >> new this morning. police say a person ejected about the victim. newly posted youtube video is raising concerns about possible excessive use of force by san francisco police. take a look. it shows an officer agressively detaining a man. it happened just outside the 24th street bart station this past thursday. police say the man was fighting with another man prior to the recording. they say the man in the video walked away from
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officers when they told him to stop. >> use of force is never pretty but california law does allow a law enforcement officers to use whatever force is necessary to make an arrest. in this case you see the officers holding down the suspect until reenforcements arrive. police say although the video looks excessive, officers made the arrest by the book. the suspect was sighted for resisting arrest. >> a reminder of high park ing costs...
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>> welcome backlet's take a quick look outside this morning. first forecast. with general.
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>> 48 degrees in redwood city. as we take a look with a widespread 40's by 10:00 a.m.. the afternoon highs will be in the mid '50s with slightly cooler. this evening will also be cooler with 30's and '40's in the south bay. with mid '50s there. 57 to redwood city, palo alto. cooler 53 degrees if livermore. mid '50s along the delta and also 50s for the east bay shore. 544 downtown san francisco and mid-50s in the north bay.-4 downtown san francisco. cooler air but it looks like that moisture will stay in
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the area with plenty of sunshine even gradual warming. 60s to show off with 40's and for the inland lows getting back to freezing. >> the grace period is over. starting today, officers in ticket cars at expired meters. on january 6th the city charges on sundays between noon and 6 p-m. but up until now, officers have only given out warnings at expired meters. now parkers run the risk of a ticket that will cost between 62 and 72 dollars. >> a large turnout saturday at a gun buyback event in sanit was so successful organizers had to open the
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gates early to keep cars from blocking traffic. those who turned in their rifle, handgun or shotgun were given 100 dollars. 200-dollars were given for assault weapons. congresswoman jackie spier hopes the gun buyback leads to less crime. but critics have long argued that there is a lack of evidence to prove that. officials also collected a 100 and 300 round capacity magazines, a sawed-off shotgun and a street sweeper revolver. all told, more than 63- thousand dollars was handed out at saturday's event. more than 700 firearms. including 24 assault weapons, 338 hand guns and 371 long guns were collected. the san mateo county sheriff's office will issue final numbers on monday. >> from san francisco to capitol hill. thousands of people took to the streets all across the nation saturday in support of president obama's gun as new
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measures introduced on capitol hill. chris mozingo introduces us to demonstrators in washington calling on congress to support the new proposals. >> we need to be heard. >> reporter: lori bennett is not accustomed to events like this. this is her first >> "newtown just tore my heart out. honestly when people are disarmed." >> reporter: both rallies come a day after vice president joe biden hit the road to promote the president's plan for new
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firearm laws. several high- powered speakers addressed the crowd at the gun control march. but perhaps the most powerful testimony came from colin goddard. a survivor of the 2007 massacre at virginia tech. >> "we need to challenge any politician who thinks it's easier to ask an elementary school teacher to stand up to a gunman with an ar-15, than it is to ask them to stand up to a gun lobbyist with a checkbook." >> reporter: the independent firearm owners association president says gun violence won't be solved with a ban. >> "what is going to be the impact on the future ban of those magazines and guns on criminals or crazy people? >> reporter: but lori bennett hopes for better odds than that. >> "the bottom line is, we can't prevent all the violence, but if adam lanza went into that school without all those bullets, lives would've been saved." >> chris mozingo, kron 4 news. >> iowa democratic senator tom harkin says he will not seek re-election next year. one of the leading liberals in congress, harkin is the third senator in the past few weeks to announce his retirement. the 73-year-old says he wants to allow younger democrats to seek the office. some political observers are surprised by the news, since harkin was planning a fundraiser next month. he also has two-point-seven million dollars in his
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campaign war chest. harkin's decision could make it easier for the g-o-p to gain the six seats they need to win a majority. >> a big about-face for the u-s military. late last week it announced it's dropping its long-standing rule against women in combat roles. defense secretary leon panetta announced the historic change thursday. he said women are already fighting and dying on the battlefield. major allison black, the first woman to win the u-s air force combat medal, says there are standards for combat roles.irregardless of gender. more than 200-thousand women are in the active-duty military, including 69 generals and admirals. one hundred women have been killed in combat in iraq and afghanistan. >> the standard is going to be the same unique to be physically, mentally, able to do the job. if you meet those standards? bring it, gender aside. >> 200,000 are in active
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weekend casey anthony, who was acquitted of killing her 2- year-old daughter in 20-11 filed for bankruptcy. anthony is claiming about one-thousand-dollars inand
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792-thousand dollars incourt recrods show her unemployed, with no recent income. a shocking case of animal in new york. dozens of dead cats and many upstate. the gruesome discovery was made at a house near the catskill mountains. police rescued 99 live cats from the house. they found five dead cats and 62-kittens in a freezer at the residence. animal rescue officials say they've never seen anything the house has now been condemned. chicken wing lovers can breathe easy -- there will be enough wings for your super bowl gathering this year. rumor of a chicken wing shortage left some snackers in a panic. last summer's drought pushed corn and feed prices up and, as a result, wings are 14 percent more expensive than last year. but the national chicken council estimates more than a billion wings will be eaten during next week's game. super bowl sunday is the second biggest day of the year for chicken wings. the first is thanksgiving day. >> even more super bowl coverage. a live report from the santa clara. >> also this live look
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>> a beautiful morning of sight. >> let us get the live beautiful view from this mount tam cam. >> mid '50s a little bit cooler than yesterday. janu ? >> widespread 40's. 49 degrees in oakland. certainly in half moon bay and 44 in livermore. 53
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degrees expected for the afternoon high. 57 in oakland, half moon bay and san bruno. we are expecting those mid '50s through napa are 54 degrees in downtown san francisco. the futurecast showing not much moisture in our area but we will be dealing with a cool down and across to warm up for the workweek. isabel? >> we are just seven days away from super bowl sunday. you are going to hear a lot about this. the san francisco 49ers are facing off against the baltimore ravens. j.r. stark has more on what to expect.
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>> they made the cover of sports illustrated one of the biggest comeback in an sec history. now, they are going to new orleans, also known as the big easy. they expect to what what have called a circus of the events before the super bowl. monday, we will get close to the action as i go to your lands and cover as many stories as possible. media is at 8:00 a.m. they will answer questions about food, movies, wednesday, the players and coaches will talk and will tran will be joining his coverage friday, it is all about harbaugh vs harbaugh. they are scheduled
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to talk of a joint press conference with none other than his brother. saturday dauphin's and celebrities will get their share featuring one shot from the 32 cities cooking the best their city has to offer to offer. and they will prepare for the 3:30 kickoff ash >> other celebrity events with a red carpet interviews, joe montana and steve young. >> this this idiot proof. >> more champagne? >> more everything! >> and always are the super
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bowl commercials. this is one week were for the game other celebrity events include red carpet interviews with former 49er pelton in santa clara coming up in a half hour. here's just a glimpse of you'll see during super bowlsome advertisers are already showing their super bowl daddy ad. a week before the big game. this year, 30 seconds of despite being a football fan, president obama says he might not let his daughters play the game. the dangers of football are becoming better known. earlier this month, linebacker junior say-ow's family sued the n-f-l. they claim football caused brain trauma that resulted in his suicide. now, the president says he believes the game will have to change over time to scientists say football times more likely to die from brain diseases. >> this was the 40 year anniversary of roe vs. wade.
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as kron 4 shows us they continue to be passionate. >> we cannot expect other states word choice is more if we're not willing to take to the streets and defend it. >> because of this sensitive nature this was at different times and locations in the city. overall, there remained peaceful. >> tiger restrictions that could be implemented on powerful pain prescriptions. >> a live look >> this beautiful san francisco shot.
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an advisory panel is asking the f-d-a to put tighter restrictions on hydrocodone. that's an ingredient found in many prescription painkiller drugs, such as vicodin. if adopted, the recommendation would label hydrocodone as a drug with high abuse potential. drugs like oxycodone and morphine are already classified under this label. the f-d-a has not said whether it will act on the recommendation. what would the super bowl be
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a fire at a cement plant in this morning. we'll havea nightclub fire kills more 2000s model honda sedan. and now tires are so far, no suspects are in custody.
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shooting happened a short distance away on capitol avenue around 9 last night. but police say it appears to be un-related to the earlier police in east palo alto are investigating a shooting that left a 21-year-old man dead last night. we have new video of the scene this morning. the shooting happened around 9 p.m. in the 22-hundred block of capitol avenue. dead at the scene. he has been identified as alto. right now, police do not have any suspects in custody. >> coming up the latest on this server will menu items good morning! wow.
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>> welcome back. we are taking this live look at the approach to the bay bridge. temperatures are slowly warming up with 40's. 40's along the peninsula and the north bay. 43 degrees in concord. still, widespread 40's those will warm-up into the fifties by noon. with slightly cooler temperatures than yesterday. for the evening also cooler
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but even 30's and portions of the south bay. 56 degrees in los gatos. 57 degrees to the valley in the east bay in the valleys a little bit cooler 60s through danville, pleasanton. 54 degrees expected in alameda, downtown san francisco, the same. mid '50s for the board in the north bay. 50s through petaluma, novado and 50s through santa rosa. taking a look at the satellite we can see that there are still showers to the north. this cool air but that temperatures will stay mild as we go for tomorrow plenty of sunshine with a gradual warming up. 60s back into the forecast. temperatures back down to the freezing mark.
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>> what would super bowl be without the food. chefs from all over the country will travel to new orleans. >> and a san francisco shuffle be their proceeds will feed the hungry joining us is a professional shop that will create two great items. >> this is my second time. >> is a lot of fun, a great time. >> there are some actual great menu items and some work and fun. >> there are 36 shop36 professional chefs involved. and it was a great way to do this. >> and it is called a taste of the nfl. >> this was for started and
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minneapolis. one of my business partners decided to have this event so they could have a party before the super bowl have a good time and raise money for people with hunger issues. it has been going on since 1992. and it is so much fun and very well organized. everybody has a great time. >> party city is one of the sponsor. >> correct. it has been great for us. we also have a a part in new orleans this year. we want to encourage everybody to encourage our website and help us fight
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hunger. >> what have you brought >> this is a breeze to beef short ribs breeze to roasted and--braised this is where i started cooking 35 years ago. this is my mother's recipe coleslaw. vinegar based southern style. >> i just love about. >> and you have some of tacos over there. >> what we do is make our own chips and paprika and
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kosher salt and meat off the bone from short ribs and pickes onions and cilantro and this is easy to use with a sheet pan. make sure you put the coleslaw on, last. taste of the nfl website for the recipe.. >> let me have this straight
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people come in and they have these great items to be under one roof? >> yes all of the professional shops help everybody out it is a limited space and a cooperative effort. >> sometimes chefs can be competitive. and we can even party and have fun stand for a good cause. add half-fun. >> it is incredible, the camaraderie, and the things that go together, the efforts that are put forth for this great cause. >> what a great thing. >> somebody has got to do it! [laughter]
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>> and party with a purpose. it is called taste of the n f l party woth a purpose tasteofthenfl.com have a great time.
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a.m. but you can see there are still a lot out tear with food, flax, tense, jerseys. as they make their way towards team headquarters just a few moments ago, isabel some of the charter buses showed up. they are going to take the players to the airport around noon and go to new orleans. that is why a lot of them are are chill if they are here to show support but others are of looking for an autograph. >> hopefully i will get a few more autographs. patrick willis, jim harbaugh. >> hopefully i will get an autograph. >> even though a lot of these are leaving without an autograph are not disappointed it is all business for the team. they
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want the team to know the 49ers nation is behind them as the go to new orleans. >> the value of that autograft when they have a victory next week! >> and the craze for colin kaepernick sweeping the nation and the bay area. his home town is celebrating right with have local restaurants, and a bakery in his home town and even what the locals half to say. anything with no. 7 on our baked goods it is going like wildfire. i think it is really exciting that he came
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from our town. >> they are selling you can imagine when they get ready for the kickoff next sunday that the town of the 70,000 residents will be watching. >> that is going to do it for us. >> from all of us, thank you for watching. and joining us tonight and we will be here stoofor super bowl sunday. have a great weekend.
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